Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation

Welcome Home Scholarship Fund

Welcome Home Scholarship Fund: $1,400 award

Established in 2008 by Debby McMullen to award scholarships to honorably discharged men and women returning from active duty in the military as a fitting tribute to those who have given so much in service to their country. It is hoped that other members of the community will contribute to the fund as a gesture of supporting the troops returning home to Washtenaw County.

Number of Available Awards: One 

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Will be returning home from active duty deployment in Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom
  • Will be honorably discharged within the last eight years
  • Will be attending college or university full or part-time
  • Must be a resident of Washtenaw County

Required Materials:

  • Online scholarship application
  • Latest DD Form 214, Member 4 (Uploaded as an attachment)
  • Latest transcript 
  • Scholarship Recommendation Form- completed by someone who is not a relative or family member

If sending paper copy of DD Form 214, Member 4, send to:
Welcome Home Scholarship Committee
c/o Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation
301 N. Main Street, Suite 300
Ann Arbor, MI  48104